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Page 92018 ECOSOC Special Meeting ôTowards sustainable, resilient and inclusive societies through participation of allö
23 May, 2018
In the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Heads of State and Government recognized that fostering inclusive societies based on strong and transparent institutions is an indispensable requirement for sustainable development. To explore further collective action in addressing issues of participa...
6th Biennial High-level Meeting of the Development Cooperation Forum (DCF)
21 - 22 May, 2018
The 2018 Development Cooperation Forum will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York on 21-22 May 2018. The DCF is the principal platform for global policy dialogue on development cooperation, open to all Member States and engaging all stakeholders.
The 2018 DCF will address th...
Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, Resumed session
21 - 30 May, 2018
The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations is a standing committee of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), established by the Council in 1946. It reports directly to ECOSOC, and the two reports of its annual regular session (usually at the end of January) and resumed session (in May) inclu...
ECOSOC special meeting on international cooperation in tax matters
18 May, 2018
The meeting will be held immediately following the 16th session of the Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters (Committee). It will aim to facilitate a dialogue between the Committee and the Council and provide input to the intergovernmental consideration of tax matters at t...
Fifth Meeting of the Expert Group on Environment Statistics
16 - 18 May, 2018
The Fifth Meeting of the Expert Group on Environment Statistics (EGES), organized by the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), will be held in New York from 16 to 18 May 2018. The meeting will be attended by approximately 35 experts in environment statistics from countries and regional and inte...
International Day of Families
15 May, 2018
The Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD) supports the worldwide observance of the International Day of Families (15 May) by organizing an official international observance of the Day at UN Headquarters in New York focusing on topics relevant to the UN Development Agenda. Background info...
Expert Group Meeting on Sustainable Development Goal 15: Progress and Prospects
14 - 15 May, 2018
In preparation for the 2018 HLPF, the Division for Sustainable Development of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DSD/DESA), together with partners, is organizing an Expert Group Meeting (EGM) on SDG 15 and its role in advancing sustainable development through implementation of the 2030 A...
Sixteenth Session of the Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters
14 - 17 May, 2018
Symposium on Women and Water Security for Peacebuilding in the Arab Region
09 - 10 May, 2018
The symposium is organized by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), in collaboration with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UN- ESCWA) and the Pacific Water Research Centre of Simon Frazier University, Vancouver Canada. The symposiu...
13th session of United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF13)
07 - 11 May, 2018